Jatuporn Prompan - updates

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Thai 'Red Shirt' leader jailed for defamation ahead of polls

Jul 20, 2017 - 4:25 PM

Thailand s Supreme Court sentences Jatuporn Prompan over a 2009 speech accusing then PM Abhisit Vejjajiva of being a tyrant and ordering the military to shoot at protesters in clashes that year

Pressure mounts on Thai junta over fake bomb detectors

Jun 27, 2016 - 5:55 PM

Thailand s pro democracy Red Shirt movement is demanding details of the contracts for the GT200 device

(FILES) This file picture taken on March 2, 2010 shows a Thai soldier using a GT200 detector as he patrols the streets of Yala, in Thailand's restive south.  Activists on June 27, 2016 urged Britain to hand over details of the multi-million-dollar sale to Thailand of fake bomb detectors that led to the detention of scores of innocent people. British fraudster Gary Bolton was jailed in 2013 for making millions selling the GT200 -- which he billed as a "magic wand" able to detect tiny particles of explosives or drugs from hundreds of metres away. / AFP PHOTO / STR

Thailand unveils latest charter perpetuating army's power

Mar 29, 2016 - 8:25 PM

The military junta warns it will not tolerate criticism of the draft constitution in the run up to a referendum on August 7

epa05079072 Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha speak as he delivers the one-year performance presentation of his government at Government House in Bangkok, Thailand, 23 December 2015. EPA/NARONG SANGNAK

Thai 'Red Shirt' TV station taken off air

May 01, 2015 - 1:39 PM

Junta leaders and the National Telecommunication Commission NTC regulator say Peace TV failed to abide by an agreement with officials that it stay clear of politics

Thai Red Shirt leader accuses junta of looking for a 'fight'

Feb 05, 2015 - 3:27 PM

I don t believe that you junta want reconciliation instead you want chaos and want us to go out and fight

Thai 'Red Shirts' want referendum on political impasse

May 22, 2014 - 2:47 PM

The Red Shirts want new national polls they hope will provide a fresh mandate to the beleaguered elected government